2014 Topps Gypsy Queen Reverse Image Variations Guide

2014 Topps Gypsy Queen Reverse Image Variations Guide

When it comes to error cards, the reverse negative is a one of the most famous. Could the 2014 Topps Gypsy Queen variation short prints be taking a page from hobby history?

Yup.

2014 Topps Gypsy Queen Variations 191 Mark McGwire

2014 Topps Gypsy Queen Baseball Reverse Image Variations take an image and flip it. While some of the pictures are merely backwards versions of the base card, others have entirely different poses and backgrounds. The best way to spot them is by looking for some writing, usually on the jersey, that looks off.

Shop for 2014 Topps Gypsy Queen Reverse Image Variations on eBay.

The set has a total of 50 cards, which mix both veterans and retired players.

The first variation to surface from 2014 Topps Gypsy Queen Baseball was Mark McGwire. His jersey shows the telltale sign.

The reverse negative is nothing new. There have been several such cards in the past. The most popular came at the height of the hobby boom a quarter of a century ago. The 1989 Upper Deck Dale Murphy reverse negative is one of the most famous. A similar 1990 Donruss Juan Gonzalez is also memorable, although it's not nearly as pricey.

Besides basic variations, 2014 Topps Gypsy Queen Baseball has mini card variations. These photo variation cards are exclusive to hobby box bonus mini packs.

Here's the full checklist for the 2014 Topps Gypsy Queen variations. We'll add images of base and variants for side-by-side comparisons as they become available.

2014 Topps Gypsy Queen Reverse Image Variations Checklist

Click on the links to shop for specific cards on eBay. Please note that base images may use parallels for reference. The borders may be different, but the pictures are the same.

If you have scans of any variations not listed here, please feel free to email them to us.

1 Miguel Cabrera, Detroit Tigers

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5 CC Sabathia, New York Yankees

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10 Jim Palmer, Baltimore  Orioles

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2014 Topps Gypsy Queen Variations Jim Palmer

13 Xander Bogaerts, Boston Red Sox

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25 Derek Jeter, New York Yankees

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42 Mariano Rivera, New York Yankees

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43 Juan  Marichal, San Francisco  Giants

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49 Wil Myers, Tampa Bay Rays

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53 Tony Gwynn, San Diego Padres

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56 Yoenis Cespedes, Oakland Athletics

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77 Reggie Jackson, Oakland Athletics

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2014 Topps Gypsy Queen Variations Reggie Jackson

100 Bryce Harper, Washington  Nationals

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2014 Topps Gypsy Queen Variations 100 Bryce Harper

126 Pedro Martinez, Boston Red Sox

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2014 Topps Gypsy Queen Variations 126 Pedro Martinez

139 Yu Darvish, Texas Rangers

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151 Michael Wacha, St. Louis Cardinals

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156 Tom Glavine, Atlanta Braves

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157 Joe Mauer, Minnesota  Twins

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2014 Topps Gypsy Queen Variations 157 Joe Mauer

170 Randy Johnson, Seattle Mariners

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2014 Topps Gypsy Queen Randy Johnson

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175 Cal Ripken Jr., Baltimore  Orioles

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2014 Topps Gypsy Queen Variations 175 Cal Ripken

189 Rod Carew, California Angels

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191 Mark McGwire, Oakland Athletics

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225 Nolan Ryan, Texas Rangers

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227 Chris Davis, Baltimore  Orioles

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249 Bob Gibson, St. Louis Cardinals

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250 Sandy Koufax, Los Angeles Dodgers

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258 Steve Carlton, Philadelphia Phillies

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266 Whitey Ford, New York Yankees

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270 Don Mattingly, New York Yankees

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275 Buster  Posey, San Francisco  Giants

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2014 Topps Gypsy Queen Variations 275 Buster Posey

276 Duke Snider, Brooklyn Dodgers

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280 Manny Machado, Baltimore  Orioles

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301 Babe Ruth, New York Yankees

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302 Bo Jackson, Kansas  City Royals

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2014 Topps Gypsy Queen 302 Bo Jackson

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304 Ted Williams, Boston Red Sox

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305 Chris Sale, Chicago White Sox

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309 Matt Harvey, New York Mets

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310 Albert Pujols, Los Angeles Angels

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311 Paul Goldschmidt, Arizona Diamondbacks

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2014 Topps Gypsy Queen Variations Paul Goldschmidt

319 Jose Fernandez, Miami Marlins

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320 Jose Abreu, Chicago White Sox

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321 David Price, Tampa Bay Rays

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322 David Wright, New York Mets

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325 Warren Spahn, Milwaukee Braves

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328 Willie Mays, San Francisco  Giants

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329 David Ortiz, Boston Red Sox

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2014 Topps Gypsy Queen Variations 329 David Ortiz

334 Stephen Strasburg, Washington  Nationals

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346 Masahiro Tanaka, New York Yankees

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2014 Topps Gypsy Queen Variations 346 Masahiro Tanaka

348 Lou Gehrig, New York Yankees

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349 Mike Trout, Los Angeles Angels

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2014 Topps Gypsy Queen Variations 349 Mike Trout

350 Yasiel Puig, Los Angeles Dodgers

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